Mrs. Esperanza “Espy” Wendy V. De Leon
HEPHZIBAH, GA – Mrs. Espy De Leon, beloved wife and mother, 58, of Nashau Court., Hephzibah entered into rest on Tuesday, 29 November 2022, at her place of residence. She was the daughter of Ms. Wanda “Cookie” F. Butler. She was proceeded in death by her brother, Eric P. Butler; her daughter, Miss Catrice “Kitty” Nicole Ortiz-De Leon; and her father, Mr. Melvin L. Butler.
Memorial services will be held Friday, 9 December 2022 at 4 P.M. at Chance & Hydrick Funeral Home, Augusta. A visitation will be held from 3 P.M. until time of service.
She is also survived by her husband, Mr. Guillermo “Willie” M. De Leon, daughters Sylvia “Khouri” De Leon and Rebekah “Bekah” Cawley (Matthew Cawley), grandchildren Kayden Childs and Xavier “Havi” De Leon. Other family members to include, Irma Butler, Victor Butler, Damien Butler, Jennifer Butler, Kaylan Winters, and sister-in-law, Ms. Maria De Leon. Extended family to include, The Vega Family (Carlos, Clideya, Catrice, and Catherine), The Titre Family, The Bourke Family, The Gingrich Family (Dulcie, Brittany, Brandon, Bryson and Cierra) The Sewell Family (Fredine and Angelica), The Morgan Family (Wayne, Denise, and Ryan), The Johnson Family (Shana, Sean, Kennedy, and Cameron), The Barbee Family (David, Scottie, Elizabeth, Rachel, and Jeremy), The Bartlett Family (David, Sumra, and Sophie), The Orta-Fowler Family (Darren, Beatrice, Makeana, and Alex), The Lansing Family (Rabbi Don, Karen, and Michelle), The Fowler Family (Eric, Maggie, Yahdon, and Erica), The Lobo Family (Tony, Jennifer, Braeleigh, and Siena), Rey Leon, and The Faugl Family (Jeremy, Edese, Eliora, Kiani, and Ela). Cousins, Rita, Valerie, Raymond, Eric, Marsha, Frances, and Jean.
Mrs. Espy De Leon was an Honorably Discharged Army Veteran of 18 years of service. A licensed food service training manager (Trainer and Proctor) for Training The Team, LLC and a cherished member of Congregation Beth Shalom in North Augusta, SC.
The Oneg (festive meal gathering)/repass will be shortly after the memorial service at Congregation Beth Shalom – 10580 Atomic Rd. North Augusta, SC 29861.
In lieu of flowers and/or food, please consider donating monetarily to PayPal via username, xRebekahAnn or The De Leon Family P.O. Box, 5753 Augusta, GA 30916.